Internet suspended in Punjab till February 26 due to farmers' protest
Internet suspended in Punjab till February 26 due to farmers' protest

Internet services in Haryana, which were closed since February 13, were restored on February 19, but internet services are still closed at many places in Punjab. On the instructions of the Home Department of the Central Government, internet services will remain closed till February 26 in those areas in Punjab where farmers have gathered for the Delhi march or there is a possibility of their gathering again.

Areas where internet services are closed in Punjab:

  • Patiala: Shambhu police station area, Julkan, Pasian, Patdan, Samana, Ghannour, Devigarh and Baddha police stations.
  • Mohali: Laldu Police Station area
  • Bathinda: Sangat Police Station area
  • Sri Muktsar Sahib: Kaliyanwali Police Station Area
  • Mansa: Sardulgarh and Boha police station areas
  • Sangrur: Khanauri, Munak, Lehra, Sunam and Chhajli police station areas.
  • Fatehgarh Sahib: Police Station Fatehgarh Sahib Area

Singhu and Tikri borders of Delhi reopened:

United Kisan Morcha has postponed the Delhi Chalo March till 29th February. After this, Delhi Police has partially reopened the border adjacent to Haryana. In fact, in view of the farmers' 'Delhi Chalo' march, the Singhu and Tikri borders with Haryana were sealed for about two weeks. Now they are being partially opened for vehicles. A Delhi Police official told PTI that one lane of the service lane at Singhu border and one lane at Tikri border have been opened to allow vehicular movement. Opening of Singhu and Tikri border will provide relief to those going from Delhi to Haryana.

Farmers movement has big impact on internet services in Punjab:

People are facing many problems due to the closure of internet services in Punjab. Online education, business, and other important functions have been disrupted. People are also facing problems for banking, transactions, and other online services.

Central government's argument:

The central government argues that the decision to shut down internet services has been taken to maintain law and order. The government says that rumors can be spread through internet services and violence can be incited.

Opposition from farmer organizations:

Farmer organizations have protested against the decision to shut down internet services. He says that this decision is a violation of the fundamental rights of the people. Farmer organizations have demanded from the government to immediately restore internet services. The farmers' movement in Punjab has had a big impact on internet services. People are facing many problems. The government says that this decision has been taken to maintain law and order, while farmer organizations say that this decision is a violation of the fundamental rights of the people. It remains to be seen how long the government keeps internet services closed.

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